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Arliss Michaels is not a sports agent, he is a sports super agent. To his athletes, and to the world around them, he is God. He is like Jerry Maguire, but without a conscience.

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Robert Wuhl
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Robert Wuhl ...  Arliss Michaels 79 episodes, 1996-2002
Sandra Oh ...  Rita Wu 53 episodes, 1996-2002
Jim Turner ...  Kirby Carlisle 52 episodes, 1996-2002
Michael Boatman ...  Stanley Babson 46 episodes, 1996-2002
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Arliss Michaels is not a sports agent, he is a sports super agent. To his athletes, and to the world around them, he is God. He is like Jerry Maguire, but without a conscience. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Comedy | Sport

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Official Sites:

HBO

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 August 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Arliss See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(80 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show featured appearences from dozens of real-life professional athletes. See more »

Quotes

Salesman: Remember, this is what people want: big tits and big hits! Big tits and big hits!
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Connections

Referenced in WCW Monday Nitro: Episode #4.44 (1999) See more »

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A Great Show!!
31 May 2001 | by CripplerCrossfaceSee all my reviews

Arliss, is without a doubt, one of the greatest television shows running today. It is a great comedy, and also tackles serious problems, like people taking steroids, and domestic violence. It also has many cameos. Doug Flutie, Ken Griffey, Jr., and many other sports personalities have been on!

I rate this show an A. Ignore the negative feedback and watch this show! You will be completely drawn into it!


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